RTÉ supports short films exclusively through the following schemes:

. FilmBase/RTÉ Shorts with FilmBase, three films are commissioned twice a year, all details available from FilmBase on their website: www.filmbase.ie.

. Galway Film Centre/RTÉ Shorts with GFC, three films are commissioned annually, all details available from GFC on their website: www.galwayfilmcentre.ie or by phone on 091 770 748.

. Cork Film Centre/RTÉ Shorts with CFC, all details available from CFC on their website: www.corkfilmcentre.com .

With our partners the IFB and the Arts Council, RTÉ commissions six animation short films under Frameworks, the annual deadline is in Spring, all information can be obtained on: www.filmboard.ie.
We will consider proposals in any of the following forms: detailed synopsis, treatment or script form. We will consider proposals directly from writers as well as from production companies.

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